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Human Resource Management: Books & e-books

What are books & e-books?

BooksBooks & e-books are a good source of information, and are:

  • a great introduction to a topic
  • give you an overview
  • explain key theories and concepts

To search for books and e-books go to Library Search or do a quick search using the box below.

Essential books

To find the essential and recommended readings, go to your module site on BlackBoard and find the Reading List option:

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You will be able to link directly to the book record in Library Search, or to the e-book (if available)

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More about e-books

A lot of the books you will find through Library Search will be e-books.  You can access e-books from anywhere you have a working wifi connection.  Sign in with your University username and password.

Usually you have the option to read the book online, or download it for limited number of days. The number of pages you can copy or print varies from publisher to publisher. 

The library's most popular e-books are:

Even more e-books

The library subscribes to a number of e-book collections - see our list below, where you can search for e-books on a subject / by author / by title.



Taylor & Francis

Wiley Online Library

Browsing for Print Books

The Human Resource Management books are on the 2nd floor of Marylebone library.

Key shelf numbers:

658.3  Human Resource Management

658.301 Strategic Human Resource Management

658.311 Recruitment

658.31125 Psychometric tests

 658.3124  Coaching and Mentoring

 658.3125  Performance Management

 658.314 Work Motivation

E-books: Getting Started

If you would like to know more about E-books and how to use them go to the Library Guide E-books: Getting Started

Past dissertations

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Past WBS dissertations can be found on the 2nd floor near the print journals collection.